Jul 3, 2011 8:00am PDT
to women. definitely sit down with your doctor and say what's my risk? am i going to get a big benefit. should i wait until i'm 50 and talk about it in that sense. >> those biopsy are not a child chord in versus. let's move on to the radiation. and ucsf was the american presence in this study. nine countries did it in europe, north america and asia. and right here at ucsf were you part of this? >> i was. >> as well as dr. laura esterman as well. >> yes. >> the technique is called can intraoperative radio therapy. >> the standard radiation for a woman that's had a lumpectomy is given. she lays down on a table and gets it daily. monday through friday for anywhere from 5 to 6 weeks. >> she does. she is doing it now. >> so this type of radiation is actually given at the time of the lumpectomy. and it's only a one time dose. >> wait a minute, in other words they cut you open and do they give you a blast like the flashlight goes in? more effective or with a? >> that's a great question. true. once the lumpectomy has been removed, radiation source is brought into the breast itself. it's put in
Jul 17, 2011 8:00am PDT
said, i'm going to bring it to aaron caplan who is this big huge manager there. he loved the book and he said i'm bringing it to hbo. they sold 2. they brought it to darin. he loved it. and it's like a dream come true. i couldn't believe it. >> he is on board. >> he has written the script. >> tell them because i'm dieing to say this. tell them who is going to star as main character and she is fine. >> she is all committed and signed and casted. goldie hawn. >> yea! >> you struck gold. >> i struck gold. >> do you have any other actors that are going to be part of it yet? or have they got than far? >> they are casting but don't discuss that with me yet. i don't know any of this yet because the pilot has to be made now. >> are you -- it you be on the set when this is all done? >> i won't be hands on as far as input. but i'm allowed to go to the set. >> my gosh. when can we assume question turn on hbo and see promos for this. >> with god annointing boomers after 60 and everything goes smoothly, pilot pick up and all that, it will be next year. >> wow. i always said there is an audienc
Jul 31, 2011 8:00am PDT
through big stressful thing that happened the other night and i was going to go off somewhere and stay home with me and i knew what to do. because i'm trained and understanding how to give women support when they are going through stress and most men do not have a clue. i don't judge them. i don't blame them to them they think, honhy you are getting upset over nothing. don't worry about it. i will handle it i will fix it. we will get through this. no, it doesn't work. they don't get it. if you give a solution it will solve the problem or at least postpone the problem and that helps the man to cope with stress. it doesn't wep him. it inhibits the release of the hormone oxytocin. >> am i reading this correctly. this hits not in your 20s or 30s though the 40-year-old thing. >> hits with the 20s. absolutely. >> i would think -- they are so stressed out. i have three daughters. i've seen the whole thing go up. >> you have a lot of estrogen. >> i got estrogen everywhere. they are all stressed out. and unfortunately if we want to talk about our kids -- this book is not for people our age. it'